According to the message, the high smoke plume rose over the city and the explosions were heard. The local citizens state that the ammunition explode; however, the militants do not specify the object of the burning.
The reasons of the fire are unknown.
Officer of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Anatoliy Shtefan confirmed on Facebook that the powerful explosion took place at the ammunition depot.
“Suddenly, the ammunition depot exploded in occupied Donetsk,” he wrote.
Separatist new agency reported that the fire continues. The roads to the place of the incident are blocked and the workers of the Emergency Service of the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic could not comment on the situation.
As it was reported earlier, six explosions reported at the ammunition storages in Kalynivka of Vinnytsia region. The incident occurred at around 11:30 on September 11, according to the Defense Ministry’s latest information, published later.